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Articles and analyses from the INET community on the key economic questions of our time.

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Final Comments on Lance Taylor’s “On the ‘Global Savings Glut”

Oct 5, 2020

The third and final round of response from Andrew Smithers on Lance Taylor’s INET working paper on the alleged “global savings glut.”

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It’s Time for a Debt “Jubilee”

Sep 11, 2020

Why freeing American households and businesses from crippling private debt would be a boon to the economy. Article reposted from DemocracyJournal.org.

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African Youth Lead Response to COVID-19

Aug 4, 2020

Chioma Agwuegbo of TechHer Nigeria, talks to Folashadé Soulé and Herbert Mba Aki about how the pandemic is impacting young people in Nigeria, especially young women, and how African youth are tackling the crisis.

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The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly About the Fed’s New Credit Allocation Policy

Jun 30, 2020

The Fed is taking an aggressive approach to put out the economic fires of the pandemic. But it needs to allow for flexibility as some business models irreparably change.